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By Harriet Crawford

Mesopotamia produced one of many best-known historical civilizations, with a literate, city tradition and highly-developed political associations. Harriet Crawford studies the intense social and technological advancements within the sector over a interval of 2 millennia (from 3800 to 2000 BC) during this totally revised and improved version of her vintage textual content. Drawing at the most modern historic and archaeological resources, she describes the actual surroundings and covers structure, alternate and undefined, the advance of writing, and alterations in social and political constructions. First version Hb (1991): 0-521-38175-4 First version Pb (1991): 0-521-38850-3

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